Thinking of bringing your laptop or iPad whilst you are on the road exploring New Zealand? Well now you can, we have added mobile broadband internet with Wi-Fi access to our motorhomes. It means you can go online whenever you want, anywhere there is mobile coverage all in the comfort of your motorhome.
So bring your laptop or iPad and stay in touch with your friends and family while you are travelling in a Backpacker Sleeper Van.
Any internet applications that you have on your device can be used, whether you’re a news junkie, Facebook fanatic, daily Skype caller, or simply can’t get by without your email is now all made possible with mobile broadband whilst you are on the road.
If you are a family that has more than one device, from the kids iPod’s to dad’s iPhone and mum’s iPad, you can all connect at the same time quickly and easily with up to five Wi-Fi devices.
How much does it cost?
We have priced the mobile broadband to suit your needs and offers more flexibility from month to month. Prepay mobile broadband lasts for a month from when they are applied. If you run out of data during the month, simply buy a top up Add-on to keep you going from as little as $30 for a top up of 512MB. And so you don’t get any surprises, we have several ways for you to keep track of how much data you’re using.
- $130.00 which gives you 512MB of data download/upload.
- $150.00 which gives you 2GB (2000MB) of data download/upload.
Top Ups (Purchase if you use all your monthly data in a month)
- $10.00 which gives you 100MB of data download/upload.
- $30.00 which gives you 512MB of data download/upload.
How fast is it?
Mobile Broadband is fast enough to handle all the usual activities you may use the internet for, such as emailing, video streaming and file or music downloading. The actual speeds you get will depend on the device you use, your coverage and location.
How good is the coverage?
Because Mobile Broadband utilises Vodafone 3G network, you'll get coverage in 97% of the places that New Zealanders live, work or play. Even better, their long standing 2G network provides a reliable back up to our 3G network.
How does it work?
With this new device you can set up your own secure Mobile Broadband Hotspot anywhere in Vodafone coverage.
It's portable,wireless and battery powered, plus with one-touch setup you can share your broadband with up to five Wi-Fi devices quickly and easily.
Vodafone Mobile Broadband Hotspot will easily fit in your bag. It has a similar size to a credit card so you can carry it around anywhere.
As long as your mobile phone, laptop, netbook or other device is Wi-Fi (802.11b and g) enabled, you will be able to connect to the internet through Mobile Broadband Hotspot.